New Jersey Ices Ottawa 5-2 - Recap
|New Jersey Ices Ottawa 5-2 - Recap|
The Devils earned a 5-2 victory over the Senators on Wednesday at Prudential Center.
New Jersey won as a -125 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New Jersey got goals from Jaromir Jagr, Stephen Gionta, Eric Gelinas, Reid Boucher, and Damien Brunner in the victory. Gionta opened the scoring at 2:02 of the first period.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 23-save effort for the Devils.
Ottawa got goals from Milan Michalek and Colin Greening in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ottawa got a 28-stop effort from Robin Lehner in the loss.
New Jersey scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Ottawa went 2-for-3 with the man advantage.
Ottawa lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 33-25.
New Jersey looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Ducks. The Senators will aim to get back on the winning track vs Florida.